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Beth Blauer

Executive Director

Beth Blauer is the Executive Director and founder of the Center for Government Excellence at Johns Hopkins University (GovEx). As a dedicated public servant and international expert on government performance programs, Beth has spent her career working to improve people’s lives by bringing data into governments’ decision-making processes. Prior to leading GovEx, Beth designed and launched Socrata’s GovStat platform for federal, state, and local governments. Having entered public service as a juvenile probation officer in Maryland, Beth was tapped by then Governor Martin O’Malley to lead his nationally recognized StateStat program. Beth is a graduate of the University of Maryland and holds a JD from New York Law School.

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A Message from Our Executive Director, Beth Blauer

A Message from Our Executive Director, Beth Blauer

We acknowledge our organizational privilege and commit to work with public sector organizations who are ready to use data and evidence in an effort to dismantle systems that protect white supremacy, nurture an inequitable status quo, and disportionately disadvantage communities of color.

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